About Us Society Overview

Society Overview

About Singapore Children’s Society

Singapore Children's Society protects and nurtures children and youth of all races and religions. In 2021, the Society reached out to 19,973 children, youth and families in need. Established in 1952, its services have evolved to meet the changing needs of children.

Today, Children's Society operates more than 10 service centres islandwide, offering services in the four categories of: Vulnerable Children and Youth, Children and Youth Services, Family Services, and Research and Advocacy. For more information, please refer to our corporate deck here.

Our Patron-in-Chief

President Halimah Yacob

Our Mission

To bring relief and happiness to children in need

Our Vision

To be a leading edge organisation in promoting the well-being of the child

Our Core Values

  • Compassion and Caring
  • Commitment
  • Professionalism
  • Integrity
  • Openness to Change

Our Accolades

  • Charity Transparency Awards 2019
  • 4th ASEAN Rural Development and Poverty Eradication Leadership Award 2019
  • Charity Transparency Awards 2018
  • Charity Transparency Awards 2017
  • Charity Transparency Awards 2016
  • President's Award for Social Impact 2014
  • Our Chairman appointed as Government Representative to the ASEAN Commission on the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Women and Children in 2010
  • NCSS Outstanding VWO Award in Innovation (Special Mention) 2010 
  • Singapore Quality Class Award 2010
  • Singapore Prestige Brand Award (Special Merit) 2009 
  • NVPC Non-Profit Organisation Award 2004
  • Asia Pacific NGO Award (3rd Runner Up) 2004
  • Community Excellence Awards 1986
  • UNAS Most Outstanding Civic Organisation of Singapore Award 1984
  • UNAS Special Award 1983
  • UNAS Most Outstanding Civic Organisation of Singapore Award 1982

We are a Country Partner of the International Society for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect.